Terms of Service

Please Set your location to start with, for best Yourville experience

Welcome to Yourville. Yourville brings you and your neighbors together to share and discover reviews of the pros and cons of your experiences with local businesses, as well as meet new people in your area, and gain insight into other important information in, and around, your region. Real reviews by real people.

By using the Yourville service, you accept and agree to be bound by the following terms and conditions (the 'Terms of Service'). Where applicable under law, these Terms constitute a 'writing signed by you.'

This Agreement sets out the legally binding terms of your use of the Yourville.com Website and your Membership in the Service, and may be modified from time to time without prior notice. All such modification shall be effective upon posting by Yourville.com on the Website, and any use by you of the Website or the Service after the posting of any such modification will constitute your agreement to that modification. This Agreement includes Yourville.com’s policy for acceptable use and content posted on the Website, your rights, obligations and restrictions regarding your use of the Website and the Service and Yourville.com’s Privacy Policy.

By registering as a member, you confirm your acceptance of this agreement and represent and warrant that you are at least 16 years old. Your membership is solely for your individual use and you will not authorize others to use your account, profile, or messages. You are solely responsible for all use of your account including but not limited to content published, messages sent or posted, and interactions with other members, whether or not you have authorized such activities. You agree to maintain the accuracy of your registration information and to keep account information confidential. You must advise us immediately about anyone besides you using your account, or any security breach that relates to the Service. We may refuse to grant you a username that impersonates someone else, is or may be protected by trademark or proprietary rights law, or is vulgar, offensive or otherwise inappropriate, as determined by us in our sole discretion.

You understand and agree that we have no obligation to prescreen, manage, or edit content made available through the service. You agree to absorb all risk associated with content you or others provide using your account. Membership in the Service is void where prohibited. You agree that you have the capacity to understand, agree to and comply with these Terms of Service. You should provide true, accurate and complete registration information to be a Yourville.com member (‘member’).

The Yourville Service is made available for your personal, non-commercial use only. You may not use the Yourville Service for any illegal or unauthorized purpose. International users agree to comply with all local rules regarding online conduct and acceptable content, including laws regulating the export of data from the United States or your country of residence. You are solely responsible for your conduct and any data, text, information, graphics, photos, profiles, audio and video clips, links and other content ('Materials') that you submit, post, and display on the Bebo.com Service.

We may monitor your communications and may disclose content and information about you, including contents of communications, if we deem it reasonably necessary to: (1) conform to legal requirements or respond to legal process; (2) ensure your compliance with this Service Agreement, including maintaining this Service and the Code of Conduct; or (3) protect the rights, property, personal safety or interests of Yourville, its employees, its members, or the public.

Please choose carefully the information you post on Yourville.com and that you provide to other members. Your Yourville.com profile may not include the following items: telephone numbers, street addresses, last names, and any photographs posted by you may not contain any nudity, violence, or offensive subject matter. Information provided by other Yourville.com members (for instance in their Profile) may contain inaccurate, inappropriate or offensive material, product or services and Yourville.com assumes no responsibility or liability for this material. We may, but shall have no obligation to, remove Materials that we determine in our sole discretion are unlawful, fraudulent, threatening, libelous, defamatory, obscene or otherwise objectionable, or infringes or violates any party's intellectual property or other proprietary rights or these Terms of Service. Further, under no circumstances does Yourville.com have any obligation to check the accuracy or truthfulness of the any Materials, nor to monitor any Member's use of the Yourville.com Service.

Conditions for Use

You agree to abide by all applicable local, state, national and international laws and regulations and are solely responsible for all acts or omissions that occur under your account made by you including the content of your transmissions through the Yourville.com Service. By way of example, and not as a limitation, you agree NOT to:

  • Defame, abuse, harass, stalk, threaten or otherwise violate the rights (such as rights of privacy and publicity) of others.
  • Publish, distribute and/ or disseminate any harmful, obscene, indecent, unlawful, libelous, profane, defamatory, infringing, inappropriate, hateful, or racially, ethnically or otherwise objectionable material or information.
  • Use other Members' personal data for purposes other than establishing contact that is reasonably expected to be welcomed by such other Members.
  • Submit Materials that are unlawful or promote or encourage illegal activity or that would violate the property rights of others.
  • Submit Materials of any third party without such third party's prior written consent, or Materials that falsely express or imply that such Materials are sponsored or endorsed by Yourville.com.
  • Create a false or misleading identity of, including, but not limited to, a Yourville.com employee, or falsely state or otherwise misrepresent your affiliation with a person or entity, for the purpose of misleading others as to the identity of the sender or the origin of a message or to harvest or otherwise collect information about others.
  • Transmit, email or post any material that contains in any form software viruses or such programs as including but not limited to, Trojan horses, worms, time bombs, cancel-bots, computer code, files or programs designed to interrupt, destroy or limit the functionality of any computer software or hardware or telecommunications equipment.
  • Use the Yourville.com Service in any unlawful manner or in any other manner that could damage, disable, overburden or impair the Website.
  • Attempt to gain unauthorized access to the Yourville.com Service, other accounts, computer systems or networks connected to the Yourville.com Service, through password mining or any other means.
  • Modify, adapt, translate, or reverse engineer any portion of the Yourville.com Service, or use any robot, spider, site search/retrieval application, or other device to retrieve or index any portion or the Yourville.com Service.
  • Reformat or frame any portion of the web pages that are part of the Yourville.com Service.
  • Disseminate content that infringes any patent, trademark, trade secret, copyright, rights of privacy or publicity, or other proprietary right of any party or infringes any intellectual property law or any other applicable law.
  • Remove any copyright, trademark or other proprietary rights notices contained in or on the Yourville.com Service.
  • Disseminate any unsolicited or unauthorized advertising, promotional materials, 'junk mail', 'spam', 'chain letters', 'pyramid schemes', or any other form of such solicitation.
  • Interfere with another Member's use and enjoyment of the Yourville.com Service.
  • Harvest or collect email addresses or other contact information of Members, including usernames, from the Yourville.com website by electronic or other means.

We have no obligation to maintain or store your content. We have the right to delete any content for any reason or no reason, including, but not limited to, service cancellation or violation of the Service Agreement of the ode of Conduct. Once deleted, any content you have stored on the Service cannot be retrieved.

Limitations

You acknowledge that we may establish limits concerning use of the Service, including the length, number or size of photos, email messages, postings, or other content that are retained, stored, displayed, or transmitted by the Service. We reserve the right to modify or discontinue the Service (or any part or feature thereof) at any time with or without notice.

Proprietary Rights

We do not claim ownership of the content you post, or otherwise provide, to the Service. However, you hereby grant, and agree to grant as an effect or posting or otherwise providing content, the following license: to the public, a license for personal non-commercial use; and to Yourville.com, a perpetual license to use, copy, distribute, display, perform, and modify any and all content that you post on the Service. Yourville.com does not claim any ownership rights in any Materials that you submit, post, or display on or through the Yourvlle.com Services or on the Yourville.com Website. After submitting, posting or displaying Materials on or through the Yourville Services or on the Yourville.com Web site, you continue to retain all ownership rights in such Materials, and you continue to have the right to use your Materials in any way you choose. By submitting, posting or displaying any Materials on or through the Yourville Service, you hereby grant to Yourville a limited license to use, modify, publicly perform, publicly display, reproduce, and distribute such Materials solely on and through the Yourville Service. The license you grant to Yourville is non-exclusive (meaning you are free to license your Materials to anyone else in addition to Yourville), fully-paid and royalty-free (meaning that Yourville is not required to pay you for the use on the Yourville Service of the Materials that you post), sublicensable (so that Yourville is able to use its affiliates and subcontractors such as Internet content delivery networks to provide the Yourville Service), and worldwide (because the Internet and the Yourville Service are global in reach). This license will terminate at the time you remove your Materials from the Yourville Service, except that you agree that the license will continue solely with respect to other members' continued use of your Materials that are not music or videos (i.e. photos); provided, however if you remove any of the Materials from the Yourville Service,Yourville reserves the right to remove all of your Materials from other Member's pages. The license does not grant Yourville the right to sell your Materials, nor does the license grant Yourville the right to distribute your Materials outside of the Yourville Service. You represent and warrant that: (I) you own the Materials posted by you on or through the Yourville Service or otherwise have the right to grant the license set forth in this section, and (II) the posting of your Materials on or through the Yourville Service does not violate the privacy rights, publicity rights, copyrights, contract rights or any other rights of any person. You agree to pay for all royalties, fees, and any other monies owing any person by reason of any Materials posted by you to or through the Yourville Service. Except as expressly authorized by Yourville.com, you may not copy, modify, publish, transmit, distribute, perform, display or sell any of Yourville.com's proprietary information. 'Yourville' and 'Yourville.com' are trademarks of Yourville, Inc.

Privacy Policy

Yourville.com takes seriously online privacy, and collection and use of personal information is governed by our Privacy Policy. Click here to review the yourville.com Privacy Policy.

Copyright Policy

You may not post, modify, distribute, or reproduce in any way any copyrighted material, trademarks, or other proprietary information belonging to others without obtaining the prior written consent of the owner of such proprietary rights. Yourville respects the intellectual property rights of others. If you believe your work has been copied in a way that constitutes copyright infringement or are aware of any infringing material on the Web site, please contact us and provide us with the following information: an electronic or physical signature of the person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of the copyright interest; a description of the copyrighted work that you claim has been infringed; a description of where the material that you claim is infringing is located on the Web site (including a URL and/or screen shot); your address, telephone number, and email address; a written statement by you that you have a good faith belief that the disputed use is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law; a statement by you, made under penalty of perjury, that the above information in your notice is accurate and that you are the copyright owner or authorized to act on the copyright owner's behalf.

Internet Access

Yourville shall not be responsible for any connection or access to the Yourville.com Web site by you or the quality of the transmission of any information passing between you and the Web site. You will be responsible for providing your own communications equipment to access the Yourville.com Web site via the Internet, and the Internet access charges thereon.

Termination of the Yourville Service

These Terms of Service will apply to your use of the Yourville Service. At any time, you can terminate your account which will remove your homepage and other personal information from view. To learn how to cancel your account click here. We may terminate your membership immediately at any time, for any reason. Once your membership terminates, you will have no right to use the Yourville Service. Our proprietary rights, disclaimer of warranties, indemnities, limitations of liability and miscellaneous provisions shall survive any termination of your membership.

Disclaimer of Warranties

Yourville, Inc. and its affiliates, licensors, partners, members, suppliers, employees, consultants and agents ('Yourville') disclaim any and all responsibility or liability for the accuracy, content, completeness, legality, reliability, or operability or availability of information or Materials displayed on the Yourville Service.

Yourville further expressly disclaims (1) that the Yourville Service will meet your requirements and will be uninterrupted, error-free, timely, or secure, (2) that defects or errors will be corrected, (3) that the Yourville Service or the server that makes it available are free of viruses or other harmful components, and (4) that the use of or the results of the use of the Yourville Service or the content made available as part of the Yourville Service will be correct, accurate, timely, or otherwise reliable.

Yourville.com expressly disclaims any and all responsibility and liability for the conduct of any other Member, and expressly disclaims that the content and Materials of the Yourville Service input by other Members is correct or accurate. The Yourville Service, and all materials, information (including, without limitation, text, links, or any information or materials obtained or accessed through the Yourville Services), products and services included therein are provided ‘As Is,’ ‘With All Faults,’ ‘As Available,” with no warranties whatsoever. Yourville expressly disclaims to the fullest extent permitted by law all express, implied and statutory warranties, without limitation, the warranties of merchantablity, fitness for a particular purpose, freedom from computer virus, title and non-infringement of proprietary rights. Some states, or countries, do not allow the exclusion or limitation of implied warranties, so the above disclaimers and exclusions may not apply to you. You agree that your use of the Yourville Service is entirely at your own risk.

Hold Harmless and Indemnity

You agree to hold harmless and indemnify, and at Yourville's request defend, Yourville, its parents, subsidiaries, and affiliates, and their respective owners, officers, managers, members, agents, and employees, from and against any third party claim arising from or in any way related to your use of or conduct on the Yourville.com Service, including any liability or expense arising from all claims, liabilities, losses, damages (actual and consequential), suits, judgments, litigation costs, expenses, and attorneys' fees, of every kind and nature. In such a case, Yourville will provide you with written notice of such claim, suit or action.

Limitation of Liability

Your use of the Yourville Service is at your own risk. Under no circumstances will Yourville, its parents, subsidiaries, and affiliates, and their respective owners, officers, managers, members, agents, and employees, be liable to you for any direct, indirect, incidental, consequential, special, exemplary, or punitive damages or losses (including without limitation loss of profits, goodwill, use, data, or other intangible losses), whether based in contract, tort, strict liability, or otherwise, arising out of or in connection with use of, or inability to use, the Yourville Service, whether or not Yourville has been advised of the possibility of such damages or loss. Such limitation of liability shall apply (I) whether the damages arise from use or misuse of a reliance on the Yourville Service, from inability to use the Yourville Service, or from the interruption, suspension, or termination of the Yourville Service (including such damages incurred by third parties), and (II) not withstanding any failure of essential purpose of any limited remedy and to the fullest extent permitted by law. If you are dissatisfied with the Yourville Service or any part of the Yourville Service your sole and exclusive remedy is to discontinue using the Yourville Service and its related Web site. Some states and countries do not allow the exclusion or limitation of incidental or consequential damages, so the above limitation and exclusions may not apply to you for any amount exceeding one thousand dollars ($1,000.00).

Yourville may provide you with notices regarding the Yourville.com Service or these Terms of Yourville Service by regular mail, email, or postings to this Web site.

Legal Compliance

You shall comply with all applicable domestic and international laws, statutes, ordinances, regulations, contracts and applicable licenses regarding your use of the Yourville Services.

These Terms of Service will be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of Texas, without giving effect to its conflict of laws provisions or your actual state or country of residence. The parties agree to submit to the personal and exclusive jurisdiction of the courts located in the County of Travis, Texas. If for any reason a court of competent jurisdiction finds any provision or portion of the Terms of Service to be unenforceable, the remainder of the Terms of Service will continue in full force and effect. You shall not assign these Terms of Service or assign any rights or delegate any obligations hereunder, in whole or in part, whether voluntarily or by operation of law, without our prior written consent. Any such purported assignment or delegation will be null and void and of no force or effect.

Without limiting the foregoing, under no circumstances shall Yourville be held liable for any delay or failure in performance resulting directly or indirectly from acts of nature, forces, or causes beyond its reasonable control, including, without limitation, Internet failures, computer equipment failures, telecommunication equipment failures, other equipment failures, electrical power failures, strikes, labor disputes, riots, insurrections, civil disturbances, shortages of labor or materials, fires, floods, storms, explosions, acts of God, war, governmental actions, orders of domestic or foreign courts or tribunals, non-performance of third parties, or loss of or fluctuations in heat, light, or air conditioning.

These Terms of Service constitute the entire agreement between you and Yourville with respect to the subject matter hereof and supersedes and replaces all prior or contemporaneous understandings or agreements, written or oral, regarding such subject matter. Any waiver of any provision of the Terms of Service by a party will be effective only if in writing and signed by a party.

Terms of Service Dated December 2009

Real Time Web Analytics